Iran rolled back from Nuclear Deal, says no longer abide by any of the restriction

Syed Umarullah HussainiWeb Editor

06th Jan, 2020. 09:19 am
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Iran  rolled back from Nuclear Deal, said it will no longer abide by any of the restrictions imposed by the 2015 nuclear deal.

BBC reported that, Iran  rolled back from Nuclear Deal Iranian Administration said in a statement, it would no longer observe limitations on its capacity for enrichment,

The level of enrichment, the stock of enriched material, or research and development.

The announcement followed a meeting of the Iranian cabinet in Tehran.

Tensions have been high over the killing of Iranian General Qasem Soleimani by the US in Baghdad.

Hundreds of thousands turned out in Iran on Sunday to give General Qasem Soleimani a hero’s welcome ahead of his funeral on Tuesday.

Earlier, Iraqi MPs had passed a non-binding resolution calling for foreign troops to leave the country after the general’s killing in a drone strike at Baghdad airport on Friday.

Furthermore About 5,000 US soldiers are in Iraq as part of the international coalition against the Islamic State (IS) group. The coalition paused operations against IS in Iraq just before Sunday’s vote.

President Donald Trump has repeatedly threatened that the US will strike back at Iran in the event of retaliation for Soleimani’s death

Moreover He said it could do so “perhaps in a disproportionate manner”.

Under the 2015 accord, Iran agreed to limit its sensitive nuclear activities and allow in international inspectors in return for the lifting of crippling economic sanctions.

US President Donald Trump abandoned it in 2018.

Saying he wanted to force Iran to negotiate a new deal that would place indefinite curbs on its nuclear programme and also halt its development of ballistic missiles.

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